More than just lights

Light up your home with festive lights and contemporary fixtures
HELP FROM SUNSET

A new book, Ideas for Great Home Lighting (Sunset Books, Menlo Park, CA, 2003; $15), explains the principles of effective lighting and shows how to apply them in your home. The book includes especially useful chapters on the latest developmentsin surface-mounted fixtures and controls (from motion sensors to wireless controls), plus a shopper's guide to the expanding choices in incandescent, fluorescent, and halogen bulbs. There's also a chapter on outdoorlighting.